Activity

School & Dealers Workshop in Puducherry by CEAMA

Dealers Workshop 

The sublime city of Puducherry played host to an awareness programme on Environmental Hazards of Electronic Waste under the aegis of ‘Digital India Initiative’ for schools in the city of Indore was organised by Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA), an all India body representing Consumer Electronics, Home Appliancesand Mobile Industry in association with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Foundation and MAIT

The awareness event is part of the sensitisation program to impart basic knowledge to the dealers associated with electrical and electronics instruments about e-waste, ever increasing ecological and environmental concerns as a result of wrong methods of disposal mechanisms being practiced for such waste. The programme elucidated on the discrete steps of recycling and correct disposal of e-waste at different levels and the broad responsibilities of associated dealers.

The event saw attendance of around 40 dealers in the city of Pudducherry.

School Workshop

The sublime city of Puducherry played host to an awareness programme on Environmental Hazards of Electronic Waste under the aegis of ‘Digital India Initiative’ for schools in the city of Indore was organised by Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA), an all India body representing Consumer Electronics, Home Appliances and Mobile Industry in association with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Foundation and MAIT

This awareness event is a part of the umbrella project of ‘Digital India’ campaign launched by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) under Government of India to aware citizens and in most importantly students who would be the trailblazers to make apt changes in society in the coming days. The awareness programme aims to teach students, parents and teachers about the ill-effects of unsafe and unorganised disposal of e-Waste on the ecological surrounding and consequently on the environment on the broader horizon.

A huge gathering of more than 1000 students were present at the event from 6 different schools across the city. The participating schools were as follows:

 

  1. Amalorpawam Higher Secondary School
  2. Jothi Vallar Higher Secondary School
  3. Shri Rama Krishna Vidyalaya Higher Secondary School
  4. Galaxy High School
  5. Mother Land
  6. Jay Rani Higher Secondary School